The evaluation of cystatin C, IL-1 beta, and TNF-alpha levels in total saliva and gingival crevicular fluid from 11- to 16-year-old children


Ulker A. E. , Tulunoglu O., ÖZMERİÇ KURTULUŞ N. , CAN M., DEMİRTAŞ S.

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, cilt.79, ss.854-860, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 79 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1902/jop.2008.070422
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.854-860

Özet

Background: The aim of this study was to evaluate the levels of cystatin C, interleukin-1 beta (IL-1 beta), and tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) in the total saliva and gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) of periodontally healthy children (PHC) and children with gingivitis (CG) who were between I I and 16 years old.